A Royal Doulton stoneware fruit bowl,
with a silver rim and crisply moulded decoration, by Frank A Butler, hallmark Birmingham, 1880, impressed and incised marks to base, dated 1881,
28cm diameter, and
with a plated rim, incised and printed marks to base, dated 1883,
22cm diameter (2)
Provenance: The collection of Margaret and David Beaton.
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Sold for £160
Large bowl cracked through body. Smaller firing crack to the base rim.
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Auction: 20th Century Design - Live Online, Tue, 13th Oct 2020
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